German shepherd


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n German shepherd breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
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In literature:

Kemp, conspicuous in his ugly German khaki, was shepherding them upwards.
"On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles" by Thomas Charles Bridges
Gerhardt was a German shepherd boy, and a noble fellow he was, although he was very poor.
"Tiger and Tom and Other Stories for Boys" by Various
Where, while the banjos discord make, the German bands make noise, And nursemaids by the hundred shepherd flocks of girls and boys.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 103, September 3, 1892" by Various
Here we would say a good word for a much-maligned dog, the police or German shepherd.
"If You're Going to Live in the Country" by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
A friendly German-shepherd puppy rouses from his nap on the sunny porch to greet visitors enthusiastically.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Various
A German song, entitled "The Shepherd Maiden," indicates this custom.
"A History of Nursery Rhymes" by Percy B. Green
The larger German shepherd gave two woofs and leaped playfully in pursuit.
"The Telenizer" by Don Thompson
The lovely goddess Frigga, or Holda, as the German people called her, smiled kindly, and told the poor shepherd he had made a wise choice.
"Asgard Stories" by Mary H. Foster and Mabel H. Cummings
Airedales have been tried out as well as Belgian and German shepherd dogs.
"The Dogs of Boytown" by Walter A. Dyer

In news:

Lady, our resident German shepherd chief of security, and I recently stepped out on the back deck.
Rita Desollar believes chicken jerky treats imported from China killed her German shepherd, Heidi.
Feels she knows what killed Heidi, her 7-year-old German shepherd.
German shepherd thrown onto Oklahoma interstate .
Aldo the German shepherd and Franky the chocolate Lab are drug-detecting dogs who have been retired to opposite ends of the ultimate retiree state.
German Shepherd Dog FEMALE 2 YEARS OLD  sun city, CA.
Also, not insignificantly, because travelers seem to be more comfortable when sniffed by a Lab than a German Shepherd.
Clay is a 2-year-old German shepherd available for adoption from German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County.
Our neighbor was walking his 1-year-old German Shepherd, Champ, on a sturdy leash .
German Shepherd Dog FEMALE 8 YEARS OLD  Lower Bank, NJ.
German Shepherd Dog MALE 3 MONTHS OLD  alsip, IL.
The pure-bred German shepherd was imported from the Czech Republic more than six years ago.
Daughter Harlow Madden , 4, Does Not Like Our New German Shepherd.
German Shepherd FEMALE 6 YEARS OLD  port st lucie, FL.
A German Shepherd dog was critically injured after being thrown over a bridge, high above I-40 Wednesday afternoon in eastern Oklahoma County.